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ERIC Number: EJ632976
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1040-2446
Effectiveness of a Formal Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Medicine Program for Underrepresented Minority Students.
Giordani, Bruno; Edwards, Amy S.; Segal, Stuart S.; Gillum, Linda H.; Lindsay, Angela; Johnson, Nakia
Academic Medicine, v76 n8 p844-48 Aug 2001
Assessed the effectiveness of an intense, year-long experience of course work, research, and personal development for underrepresented minority students before medical school. Program participants demonstrated competency in the first year of medical school consistent with traditional students even though they had lower MCAT scores and college grade point averages. Findings support the use of such a program. (EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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